Peter Jennings hosts this 15 part documentary that chronicles the defining events of the 20th century. Through archive footage and hundreds of interviews the series examines 100 years of American history from the influx of immigrants in 1900 to the late 90s explosion of technology and mass communication. Written by
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[about Lindbergh's landing
When Lindbergh came back, it was as though he walked on water. The public couldn't get enough of him. He was a star and there wasn't a woman in America who wasn't crazy about him
Spun-off from The Century